The Big Grapple: Christie Whelan Browne

The Big Grapple: Christie Whelan Browne

'At this point I realise that I am in my very own Seinfeld episode.'

Christie Whelan Browne recounts the time New York lived up to the hype in the strangest possible way, at The Big Grapple: Loving and Loathing New York City – a night of storytelling from Melburnians who don't heart NY.

The Big Grapple was part of MEL&NYC – a city-wide cultural festival celebrating all things New York and Melbourne – and featured nine stories about fantasy, failure and false starts. Watch the rest of the series to hear horror stories of gridlocked traffic, closet-sized apartments and dumpster-flavoured coffee.


Portrait of Christie Whelan Browne

Christie Whelan Browne

Christie Whelan Browne is a stage and television actress. Most recently she has been seen in Muriel's Wedding the Musical as Tanya Degano (Sydney Theatre Award Nomination). Christie is currently performing in Melbourne Theatre Company’s An Ideal Husband. For the company she has also been seen in The Odd CoupleBorn YesterdayThe Importance of Being Earnest and The Drowsy Chaperone (Helpmann award nomination).